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Date 2017-11-09 Event period 2017-12-06 ~ 2017-12-06 Read 1595

2017 KF Gallery Open Stage 5 - Concert by Bolivian Guitarist Piraí Vaca 볼리비아 기타리스트 피라이 바카 콘서트/ 2017. 10. 26.THU. 7 P.M. / 한국국제교류재단 갤러리 미래에셋 센터원 빌딩 서관2층



On Wednesday, December 6, the Korea Foundation will present its 26th Anniversary Winter Concert at Lotte Concert Hall.
As the leading public diplomacy organization of the Republic of Korea, the Korea Foundation has implemented a variety of public diplomacy programs for the past 26 years to raise awareness of Korea around the world and promote friendly relations between Korea and the international community.
Through the Anniversary Winter Concert, held every December, we at the Korea Foundation would like to express our deep appreciation to all of you for encouraging and supporting our efforts time and time again.
This year’s concert features Maestro Krzysztof Penderecki’s Symphony No. 5, titled “Korea” which was commissioned by the Korea Foundation to mark the 50th anniversary of Korean liberation from Japanese colonial rule. The KBS Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Chang Yunsung, will play the symphony again, 25 years after performing its premiere. We look forward to welcoming you to this forthcoming musical feast, which will also feature violinist Lee Woo-il and cellist James Kim.


Lee Wooil Violin

Graduated from the Korea National University of Arts in Seoul and the University of Music and Performing Arts in Munich, Germany. Won first prize at the KBS New Musical Artist Music Competition; first prize and the Lee Jong-suk Special Award at the JoongAng Music Concours; and third prize at the International Johannes Brahms Competition in Austria.
Performed at Lincoln Center’s Avery Fisher Hall; John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts; Tongyeong International Music Festival; and Seoul Spring Festival for Chamber Music; and held recitals as Gaekseok Rising Star 2016 and Kumho Art Hall Rising Star. Currently enrolled in a concert exam course at University of Music Saar in Saarbrücken, Germany.

James Kim Cello

Performed jointly with the Boston Symphony Orchestra, the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, the Tongyeong Festival Orchestra, the Juilliard Orchestra, the Royal Chamber Orchestra of Wallonia, the Daejeon Philharmonic Orchestra, the NEC Orchestra and the KBS Symphony Orchestra. Won first prize at the 2006 David Popper International Cello Competition in Hungary and a special award and third prize at Isang Yun Competition in Tongyeong, South Korea. Held recital at the Kumho Prodigy Concert Series and a debut recital at Carnegie Hall in 2013, and participated at the Sejong Soloists, the Ravinia Festival, the Chamber Music Encounters of the Lincoln Center’s Chamber Music Society, and the Verbier Festival. Currently enrolled in an artist diploma course at the Juilliard School in New York, USA

Chang Yunsung Conductor

Graduated from Seoul National University and the University of Music and Performing Arts in Vienna, Austria. Conducted European premieres incl. the Austrian, Czech, Hungarian and Polish premiere of world-renowned composer Krzysztof Penderecki’s Symphony No. 5, “Korea”. Taught at KyungHee University and Seokyeong University, and served as chief conductor of the Seoul Metropolitan Youth Orchestra, principal guest conductor of the Seoul Philharmonic Orchestra, and chief conductor of the Ulsan Philharmonic Orchestra, Changwon Philharmonic Orchestra and Daejeon Philharmonic Orchestra.
Currently serves as resident conductor of the Gunpo Prime Philharmonic Orchestra, Korea, and honorary conductor of the Osaka College of Music Opera House Orchestra, Japan.

KBS Symphony Orchestra

Representative Korean symphony orchestra, founded in 1956 and celebrating its 61st anniversary this year.
Conductors Lim Won-sik, Hong Yun-taek, Won Kyung-su, Othmar Mága, Chung Myung-whun and Dmitri Kitayenko have served as the orchestra’s chief conductors. Annually staging over 100 performances.
including subscription, special, invitational and outreach concerts.


D. Shostakovich
Festive Overture in A Major Op.96
축전 서곡 가장조 Op.96
J. Brahms
Double Concerto for Violin and Cello in a minor Op.102
브람스 바이올린과 첼로를 위한 이중 협주곡 가단조 Op.102
Ⅰ. Allegro
Ⅱ. Andante
Ⅲ. Vivace non troppo
K. Penderecki
Symphony No. 5 ‘Korea’
펜데레츠키 교향곡 5번 ‘한국’

* App. 100 min
* This program is subject to change without notice.

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Nov. 27. 2017(2 p.m.) – Nov. 30.(6 p.m.)

Go to KF Homepage(www.kf.or.kr) ’KF Global Center ▶ Ongoing Program’
(A maximum of two seats will be reserved on a first-come-first-serve basis.)


Dec. 1. (3 p.m.~ )
Please go to the Notice Board of the KF Website for a list of confirmed attendees.
■ Please leave your phone number for us to send you a confirmation via text message.


Tickets will be available at the box office at LOTTE CONCERT HALL, open from one hour prior to the performance.
Please identify yourself at the box office when picking up your tickets.
For additional information, please contact the KF Global Center.
Please contact at kfcenter@kf.or.kr 02-2151-6520/6533, 02)780-5054.



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